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Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2006 6:12 pm 

This has to do with screenshots in general... Some peoples, for example the pictures of the Spitfire in one of these threads, are crisp, so incredably crisp that i could persuade my brother they were real, and some just arent, the wings are made up of rectangles etc.

please explain why this is

Excuse my English, Im British
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Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2006 6:53 pm 

I thought you guys spoke english over there. Wink

But yeah, depends on how good the computer is basically.
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Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2006 6:59 pm 

thought so, but what i'm wandering is wether sharpeining in say paint shop pro helps at all.

We do speak English, but i discovered that there are STILL language barriers. Very Happy Very Happy
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Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2006 7:50 pm 

Sharpening and resizing helps.
Add sharpness to the original size and then resize it to 800 x 600.You will get much better quality.

There is also a sticky from one of our bests Screenshoters-Wing-Man-about it.Have a look Arrow
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Posted: Sun Oct 22, 2006 7:55 pm 

If your on about the jagged edges around the aircraft they can be gotten rid of using ANISOTROPIC FILTERING settings on graphic cards .
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